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Photo of the Day: Blanketed in Mist in Australia

Misty waves crash over rocks in New South Wales, Australia on December 10, 2014. (Glen R90/Flickr)
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Misty waves crash over rocks in New South Wales, Australia on December 10, 2014. (Glen R90/Flickr)

Video: Meet the Authors Behind Some of the Best Books of 2014

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Seven authors who appeared on multiple year-end "best-of" lists all presented their new books at Asia Society in 2014.

Photo of the Day: Basking in the Glowing Dusk in India

A flock of birds bask in the setting sun on the shore in Akshi, india on December 9, 2014. (wanderlust/Flickr)
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A flock of birds bask in the setting sun on the shore in Akshi, india on December 9, 2014. (wanderlust/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Parallel Patterns in Singapore

Window panes in Singapore's Garden by the Bay form a striking pattern on December 6, 2014. (John Sonderman/Flickr)
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Window panes in Singapore's Garden by the Bay form a striking pattern on December 6, 2014. (John Sonderman/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Aiming for the Sky in Taiwan

Bamboo trees grow tall and green into the sky in Taiwan on December 7, 2014. (白士 李/Flickr)
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Bamboo trees grow tall and green into the sky in Taiwan on December 7, 2014. (白士 李/Flickr)

After Peshawar Attack, Warnings Against Chasing 'Wrong Demons'

Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) activists rally for the victims of the Peshawar school massacre, in Lahore on December 21, 2014. Al-Qaeda's regional branch on December 21 said its hearts were 'bursting with pain' over the Taliban's massacre at a Pakistan school and urged the militants to target only security forces. (Arif Ali/AFP/Getty Images)
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Two Asia 21 Young Leaders call for major changes following last week’s attack in Peshawar, Pakistan, and warn against solutions that will not “alleviate the threat of future attacks.”

Malala Yousafzai: The Taliban 'Are Afraid of Women'

Yusra Sami Askari, in green, prepares Malala Yousafzai for an on-camera interview in Oslo. (Yusra Sami Askari)
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Asia 21 Young Leader Yusra Sami Askari reflects on her interview with the education activist — it was intended to focus on the Nobel Peace Prize, but was overshadowed by the Peshawar tragedy.

Photo of the Day: Is That a Frog in Your Throat?

A white-breasted kingfisher sits on a tree with a frog in its beak in Bharatpur, India on December 3, 2014. (Rohit Varma/Flickr)
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A white-breasted kingfisher sits on a tree with a frog in its beak in Bharatpur, India on December 3, 2014. (Rohit Varma/Flickr)

It's 'Fifteen for '15' as Our Predictions for Asia's Year Ahead Return

Close, but not quite there: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif prior to closed-door nuclear talks at the Palais Coburg in Vienna on Nov. 23, 2014. Asia Society's Tom Nagorski predicts a nuclear deal will be signed in 2015. (Ronald Zak/AFP/Getty Images)
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Asia Society Executive Vice President Tom Nagorski's forecast for Asia in 2015 encompasses everything from cyber-attacks to cricket.

Slideshow: Interactive Nam June Paik Installation Lets Museum Visitors Shoot and Share

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Enjoy a gallery of trippy Instagram images from Asia Society Museum's "Three-Camera Participation/Participation TV," part of the exhibition Nam June Paik: Becoming Robot, on view through January 4, 2015.